Web site support

We aim to make our website accessible and easy to use and we have taken great care to ensure the high quality of our site, including compliance with appropriate Internet standards and guidelines. By taking such care we can provide the widest support possible for modern browsers, and a number of accessibility related technologies, thus making your visit pleasant and trouble-free, displaying the information as it was intended. This page provides technical and support information about our website.

Standards and Guidelines Compliance



W3C-WAI, Level Triple-A conformance site, (link opens in new window)
Valid XHTML 1.0!
W3C Verified CSS2 Compliant site (link opens in new window)
This is a Family Friendly site

Browser compatability

This site is best view at 1024x768 or above (1280x1024 is ideal). Our web site has been extensively tested with the following browser/platform combinations (in alphabetical order):

  • Camino 1 (Mac)
  • Epiphany 2 (Linux)
  • Galeon 2 (Linux)
  • Google Chrome (versions 1-9) (Win/Mac/Linux)
  • Konqueror 4 (Linux)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) 6 (Win)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) 7 (Win)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) 8 (Win)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) 9 (Win)
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) 10 dev (Win)
  • Mozilla Firefox 2 (Win/Linux)
  • Mozilla Firefox 3 (Win/Linux)
  • Mozilla Firefox 3.5 (Win/Linux)
  • Mozilla Firefox 3.6 (Win/Linux)
  • Mozilla Firefox 4 (Win/Mac/Linux)
  • Mozilla Firefox (Win) - versions 5 to 9
  • Opera 9 (Win/Linux)
  • Opera 10 (Win/Linux)
  • Opera 11 (Win/Linux)
  • Safari 3 (Win/Mac)
  • Safari 4 (Win/Mac)
  • Safari 5 (Win/Mac)
  • Sea Monkey 1 (Win/Linux)

We recommend Mozilla Firefox.

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Known browser issues

Whilst we have taken every care to try to eliminate all inconsistencies amongst browsers, some browser features do not function as expected. These browser specific issues have no work-around, and as a result you may observe their effects - although in most cases these are merely superficial.

Common issues

For other issues, please use the request form to contact our Software Engineering department.